7 day festival
Celebrating LGBTQ in Hebden Bridge

7th to 13th August – Hebden Bridge

2018 Festival

The countdown to the Happy Valley Pride festival is on
Who’s joined us this year?

Special guests

Hebden Bridge has a reputation that exceeds its “small town status“. We’re eclectic, exciting and enigmatic. We attract the best, we expect no less!
View the full festival programme


Peter Tatchell


Bourgeois & Maurice


Zoe Lyons




The Bright Black


Terry Logan


Debs Gatenby


The Gay Gordons


Jenny Wilson


Grace Oni-Smith


Joshua Hubbard


Flo Krause


Leslie Davidoff




Jeremy Pemberton

We exist for the community

We celebrate LGBTQ life in Hebden Bridge and surrounding areas. Promoting equality and diversity to eradicate discrimination, based on sexual orientation and gender identity, through education and engagement.

Learn more about us

From last year

Check out the gallery from Happy Valley Pride festival in 2016.

“I think it’s absolutely brilliant, something away from London and Manchester and the big events. The people are just great and it’s been amazing.“

Latest news

Announcements and news from Happy Valley Pride

June 5, 2017

In only its second year, Happy Valley Pride have organised an ambitious, week-long festival of diversity, inclusivity and awareness for everyone – celebrating LGBTQ+ life in Hebden Bridge and surrounding areas. Unified with an LGBTQ+ Heroes theme, the festival aims to provide a spectrum of exciting, inclusive events, bringing together nationally renowned and local artistes. […]

April 14, 2017

As a part of the 2nd year of Happy Valley Pride, we are delighted to invite artists to participate in an Art Exhibition, with work being exhibited and sold at Nelson’s Wine Bar, Hebden Bridge during August 2017.

March 14, 2017

We’re proud to confirm that Peter Tatchell will be re-joining us this year for our second festival week. Another week-long event is currently being organised during the week commencing 7 August 2017. This year’s main event day will take place on Saturday 12 August 2017. Incorporating a wide variety of events, in and around Hebden […]

Partners & supporters

We’d like to extend our thanks and appreciation the following partners and supporters for their help, advice and generosity. Without them we would not be able to host our festival.

Big thanks also goes to all of the local venues hosting our events this year, as well as the many businesses who have supported us.

A very special thanks to our volunteers. Without all of their help advice and generosity, we would not be able to make Happy Valley Pride happen.

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